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Something quite different
An E-book in USB flash drive form to be read on hand held tablet such as Kindle, iPad, Oasis Kobo Clara etc.
History of NSW tramways from 1861 to 1961 over 300 photos many not before published.
Very easy to read, pick up put down, scroll through
Newly published. A guide to Melbourne's Trams focussing on tram types
76 pp.over 80 photos all colour. Many drawings and map
A very deep study of the fleet of the world's largest tramway system
By Hugh Ballment and Carl Segnit
It does not get much better than this.
A very elegantly presented work of much deep research, giving text description, attractive colour route map and period photos of each and every tramway.
Even Canberra and Gold Coast appear, as they now have a light rail system! Obscure lines such as Sorrento and Whanganui are described and mapped.
published 2018 Transit Australia. 120 pp. all colour exc. historic B&W
A high quality historical overview of the very large Sydney Tramway system.
96 PAGES ALL COLOUR (except B&W originals).
By Dale Budd and Randall Wilson, two highly respected tramway historians.
An absorbing read with many photographs which will bear repeated scrutiny in detail.
Individual studies of each line, the tram types, the workshops and preservation.
A pictorial review by Noel Reed and others. An unusual story told through many fine photos.
Published 2017 Transit Australia
64 pages, over 150 photos all colour except for historic B&W. soft covers.
Each photo has a fully informative caption. Chapters are arranged to show the history of each line in the system.
Service cars are covered as well as every class of tram which operated in the city including those during the lengthy steam era.
Many maps and timetable charts
The definitive work on the history of NSW Government tram services in Newcastle.
From steam to electric all rolling stock is meticulously detailed.
Maps of all routes covering all stages of development.
A rare book.
Hard cover, colour
138 pages over 100 pictures and maps mostly B&W.
by David Keenan
Deeply researched. A standard reference work for all aspects of this system which had lots of unique features: for example, an underground terminus.
history and photos. Colour cover
profusely illustrated B and W
A researcher's dream. 646 books described which have been published about NZ transport history,
covering the years from 1871 up to year 2000. Guidance is given as to how to find and purchase books listed.
Year of publication
Illustrated on some pages B&W. published 2000 by author
106 pages A very impressive work of diligent compilation